Andrew L. Gaines - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Andrew L. Gaines

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Andrew L. Gaines is a partner in the firm’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Group.


Andrew advises employers on all aspects of executive compensation and employee benefit plans and their treatment in corporate transactions and in bankruptcy. He counsels investment fund sponsors on ERISA issues associated with the formation of private investment funds and the structuring of underlying investments. Andrew also frequently counsels large institutional pension investors on fiduciary issues arising in connection with investing in private investment funds. He also represents employers and executives in the negotiation of employment and severance agreements.

Yeshiva UniversityJ.D. 1986

Client Comments

"Andy Gaines is an exceptional combination of extremely well-versed in the subject matter and practical at achieving client-oriented results."

Office Location

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
United States

Practice Areas

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Employees, ERISA, ESOPS, Executive Compensation, Fiduciary Responsibility, Investment Management, Multi-Employee Plans, Pension, Health and Welfare)
Tax Law